Sonja has seen poverty affecting her students in the classroom first hand.

Our Raising a Reader program puts books in every child’s household, providing resources to families that help their children learn to love reading, which is foundational to being successful later in life.

Watch Sonja share her story. 

As the next generation, Young Leaders are committed to making a change in Greensboro. Our Young Leaders group is a great example of the power of partnerships to raise awareness and create solutions.

Watch Nick, Marissa, and Samantha share their story.

Stephen went from keeping his daughter’s milk cold in a cooler to landing a job with Lincoln Financial thanks to United Way of Greater Greensboro’s Family Success Center.

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When a medical case manager linked him to multiple services, Wes knew there was hope. 

Now he’s one year sober and his HIV is being properly managed. 

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After-school programs helped Mikayla improve her studies and develop character skills. 

Now she’s an inspiration to other kids. 

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Sha’Lay gained the confidence and skills needed to land a new and better job. 

Now she’s more self-sufficient and has decided to volunteer in the community. 

Watch Sha’Lay share her story. 

Nidia received the help she needed to earn a GED and begin building a career. 

Now the entire Gonzalez family is on a path of success. 

Watch Nidia share her story.